Express your feelings with cute quotations and sayings on fathers, the second most important people in life. Read to find fatherís day quotes.

Fatherís Day Quotes

A father plays several roles in the lives of his children, that of a friend, philosopher, guide and above all, role model. The most important person in our life second to a mother, a father is a strong support that helps in a childís growth and development into a mature human being. Often, fathers are left behind mothers, simply because they are less expressive and reserved. Nonetheless, they make several unseen sacrifices for the success and satisfaction of their spouse and children. Given a chance, let your father know how important and valued he is in your life. Check out the different famous quotations and sayings pertaining to fathers in the lines given herein. Take a look!

You don't have to deserve your mother's love. You have to deserve your father's.

- Robert Frost

Any man can be a father, but it takes a special person to be a dad.

- Anne Geddes

I talk and talk and talk, and I haven't taught people in 50 years what my father taught by example in one week.

- Mario Cuomo

A father's words are like a thermostat that sets the temperature in the house.

- Paul Lewis

To her the name of father was another name for love.

- Fanny Fern

To be a successful father...there's one absolute rule: when you have a kid, don't look at it for the first two years.

- Ernest Hemingway

Lucky is that man whose children make his happiness in life and not his grief, the anguished disappointment of his hopes.

- Euripedes

One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.

- George Herbert

A father is a banker provided by nature. : French Proverb

- Anonymous

I could not point to any need in childhood as strong as that for a father's protection.

- Sigmund Freud

My father didn't tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.

- Clarence Budington Kelland

Love and fear. Everything the father of a family says must inspire one or the other.

- Joseph Joubert

Father! - to God himself we cannot give a holier name.

- William Wordsworth

Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father!

- Lydia M. Child

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

- Theodore M. Hesburgh

It is much easier to become a father than to be one.

- Kent Nerburn

You know, fathers just have a way of putting everything together.

- Erika Cosby

By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong.

- Charles Wadsworth

It doesn't matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.

- Anne Sexton

Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance.

- Ruth E. Renkel

That is the thankless position of the father in the family-the provider for all, and the enemy of all.

- J. August Strindberg

An angry father is most cruel towards himself.

- Publilius Syrus

Becoming a father is easy enough, but being one can be very rough.

- Wilhelm Busch

My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, You're tearing up the grass; We're not raising grass, Dad would reply. We're raising boys.

- Harmon Killebrew

If the new American father feels bewildered and even defeated, let him take comfort from the fact that whatever he does in any fathering situation has a fifty percent chance of being right.

- Bill Cosby

Nothing I've ever done has given me more joys and rewards than being a father to my children.

- Bill Cosby

Poets have said that the reason to have children is to give yourself immortality. Immortality? Now that I have five children, my only hope is that they are all out of the house before I die.

- Bill Cosby

I have two children and they're young yet but all of the children that I know really inspire me.

- Val Kilmer

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

- Brian Tracy

And my dad, you're a great actor but you're a better father.

- Angelina Jolie

Father asked us what was God's noblest work. Anna said men, but I said babies. Men are often bad, but babies never are.

- Louisa May Alcott

I'm a father. It isn't just my life any more. I don't want my kid finding bottles in the house or seeing his father completely smashed.

- Billie Joe Armstrong

My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.

- Jim Valvano

My father was a soccer player. All my friends played basketball though, so I stuck with basketball.

- Steve Nash

My father died when I was 4 years old, so I can't really say anything about his hearing.

- George Kennedy

My mother protected me from the world and my father threatened me with it.

- Quentin Crisp

My father wouldn't get us a TV, he wouldn't allow a TV in the house.

- Janis Joplin

I love my father as the stars - he's a bright shining example and a happy twinkling in my heart.

- Terri Guillemets

Safe, for a child, is his father's hand, holding him tight.

- Marion C. Garretty

My dad takes care of me as a manager and as a dad. That's his job, you know, to take care of me. He has my best interests at heart.

- Jessica Simpson

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